Hannah Castleman is an award-winning jazz and soul singer based in London, best known as one-third of internationally touring vocal harmony trio The Spitfire Sisters. Hannah regularly sings for a variety of clients including Belmond (formerly the Orient Express), the National Trust, Highclere Castle, Chelsea Football Club and the Volvo Around the World Ocean Yacht Race.
In 2016, Hannah formed The Hannah Castleman Quartet; they perform original material, jazz standards, and modern covers with a jazz twist. In March, Hannah released an EP of co-written original material entitled Wild.
Hannah is one of the Directors of Winchester Jazz Festival. The festival runs every September throughout Winchester city centre. Hannah has two Daily Echo Curtain Call Awards, and has also won Beat the Brief 2015 with The Spitfire Sisters.
Hannah performs across the UK and Europe as a solo artist, as part of jazz trios and quartets, and with function and wedding bands.
As A Performer
'Hannah is an exceptional singer with a smooth, rich and velvety sound, with it's own distinct touch of glamour. Hannah is an extremely professional artist, which for our company is essential... Hannah has always impressed her audiences and always has them coming back for more.' - Charlotte Sheridan, Dawson & Sheridan Entertainment.
'Hannah Castleman is a brilliantly talented and professional actress and singer. Having her perform in the short film I produced really added something special to the film and it was a pleasure to have her on set.' - Rachel Stephens, Filmmaker
As A Singing Teacher
'Hannah worked at my pace, was really enthusiastic and encouraged me to work in a singing style that was right for me.’ - Alex Whyman, one-fifth of the multi-award winning sketch group Casual Violence.
'Hannah is a wonderful singing teacher. She was supportive and personalised each lesson so that I could work on exactly what I needed. She made something that felt very scary feel relaxed and always fun. She is encouraging, supportive, and her own professional singing background meant she could give me real tips for performing on stage.' - Fran Bushe, one-third of the sketch group Kitten Killers.